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The Jolly Potter

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$$ - $$$, , Gluten Free Options
121 King Street, Temuka 7920, New Zealand
+64 3-615 7033
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good37%
  • Average12%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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“salad” (5 reviews)
“steak” (4 reviews)
“potatoes” (2 reviews)
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Bar, New Zealand, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
121 King Street, Temuka 7920, New Zealand
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I enjoyed a light lunch on my birthday with a close friend. We were able to choose our table and also asked if we wanted cold water with our meals and either tea coffee or alcohol. A very lovely chicken salad which was a generous...More

Thank amysnana
Reviewed 21 April 2018

Steak and salad were perfect,cooked so tender and juicy.mushroom gravy and new potatoes,could not be faulted.Very friendly atmosphere.We will definitely be going back.Money well spent,and very inexpensive meal.

Thank ijgos
Reviewed 6 April 2018 via mobile

On the way to our destination we searched for a place to feast and this restaurant just popped up as the No.1 in Temuka. It was not a struggle at all to decide to dine here. Typical great pub mainly for polite locals. The staff’s...More

Thank Brian_da_Chengdu
Reviewed 1 March 2018

This is way TOO expensive for your basic pub meal. I have eaten here in the past and it was quite good, but they have since increased prices and I notice plates are smaller. Salad is also very basic ie-lettuce with some sliced onion and...More

Thank Jules w
Reviewed 13 January 2018

great service, great Guinness. We had the nacho dish between us and it was plenty. I love this place - the Temuka pottery display is so interesting and the staff are always helpful. My only suggestion is that it would be great for them to...More

Thank JexAllison
Reviewed 4 January 2018

Would have been a excellent rating but the meal took about one and a half hours to arrive . When it arrived it looked awesome and was tasty and great value for money . We had a booked table so it wasn't short notice

Thank Mrbeans40
Reviewed 29 December 2017

This popular bar / cafe is situated in the centre of the township, an easy walk from just about all accommodation establishments in Temuka. On the recommendation of a local, we booked our party of 14 in for dinner- it is also open for lunch....More

Thank Trevor H
Reviewed 10 December 2017

very good food, value for money especially for a family meal.eat here often and keep going back as its hard to find another place that matches the value service and food.

Thank dtails67
Reviewed 16 November 2017

perfect little place for pub tucker. felt cozy inside. meal prices are your average prices. had things on the menu like steak, chicken cashew stir fry, hawaiian ham steak..

Thank James C
Reviewed 18 September 2017

We were celebrating with family and as usual the meal was great. The staff are a real draw they are sooo friendly and attentive, and the food is really quick in arriving. We were there on a Friday, busy night, but still we had excellent...More

Thank dilly100
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, New Zealand, Gluten Free Options
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 121 King Street, Temuka 7920, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Canterbury Region  >  Temuka
  • Phone Number: +64 3-615 7033
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